1st Grade Care Current Vacancies

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Care Assistant

A care assistant opportunity is available for an enthusiastic individual with a genuine interest in supporting our service users in their own homes in the Cardiff area. If you are looking for a career where you can make a real difference in peoples’ lives, work as part of a supportive team and have the opportunity to progress and develop your skills and abilities, this role may be ideal for you.

We are looking for a friendly, passionate, and dedicated person who is enthusiastic about a career in care and is capable of undertaking all aspects of the role whilst demonstrating our qualities and values.

Each of our service users has their own personal requirements which are specified in a personal care plan so you will need to appropriately tailor your support to suit. The role involves travelling to each service user’s home to undertake a wide variety of tasks designed to support them in maintaining their independence. The key aspects of the role are detailed below:

Care Assistant Daily Duties
Providing personal care, including assisting with washing and dressing
Helping with meal preparation
Supporting service users with taking medication
Shopping
Domestic and household chores
Other aspects of general care

It is important to us that our care assistants demonstrate the following qualities:

Care Assistant Qualities
Cheerful outlook
Warm and friendly demeanour
Dedication to your role
Passionate about caring for others and making a difference

There are many benefits to working as a care assistant and these include:

Care Assistant Benefits
Weekly salary
Part-time or full-time with shifts available every day of the week
Rota continuity
Free DBS (criminal record) check
Mileage allowance
Company pension
Free Blue Light Card offering discounts at many high street and online retailers
Opportunity for continuous education, including e-learning provided
Opportunities for career progression
Small, supportive team based in the Cardiff community

PAY SCALES

£9.50 per hour – Tier 1W – Walker with under 1 year’s care assistant experience or not registered with Social Care Wales

£10.00 per hour Tier 1D – Driver with Under 1 year’s care assistant experience or not registered with SCW

£10.50 per hour Tier 2 – 1+ years care assistant experience working within Domiciliary Care Agency or Care Home environment with SCW Registration

£10.75 per hour Tier 3 – 2+ years care assistant experience working within Domiciliary Care Agency or Care Home environment together with either NVQ/QCF Level 2 in Health and Social Care and SCW Registration

£11.00 – £13.50 per hour Tier 4 – 4+ years care assistant experience working within Domiciliary Care Agency or Care Home environment & Level 3 Health and Social Care qualification, SCW Registration and ability/willingness to join our designated Career Pathway Training and Support

If this job sounds as though it would be a good fit for your skills and experience and you would like to know more, we welcome your application.

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Care Assistant

We are actively seeking Care Assistants in Barry, Vale of Glamorgan. We want to hear from people who truly love to help others and want a rewarding job in which they can make a real difference. Full training will be provided, and no prior experience is necessary – you just need to bring dedication, a warm, friendly nature, and a strong passion for helping others.

Care Assistant Roles & Responsibilities
Getting clients ready for the day by helping them to wash and dress
Talking to clients and spending time listening to them
Doing shopping and light household duties for clients, as well as domestic admin
Treating clients with dignity and respect and bringing a touch of happiness into their homes

Care Assistant Job Requirements
You must love to help others and want to make a real difference in peoples’ lives
Candidates must be motivated and dedicated
A friendly demeanour and a can-do attitude are required
An interest in healthcare – or a desire to pursue a career in healthcare – is also a must-have

Care Assistant Rewards and Incentives
• Job satisfaction
• Start earning the UK living wage from day one
• Our care assistants all get weekly pay
• There is also the opportunity for contracted hours paid per shift rather than per care visit
• A great package of bonuses and incentives, including a £50 care assistant sign up bonus, £100 bonus on passing Care Probation, £150 for referring a Care Assistant and £200 if you have prior experience as a care assistant
• We love to recognise and reward special service and Care Assistants who go above and beyond
• Flexible working hours
• Company pension
• A free modern uniform

Pay Scales
£9.50 per hour – Tier 1W – Walker with under 1 year’s care assistant experience or not registered with Social Care Wales

£10.00 per hour Tier 1D – Driver with Under 1 year’s care assistant experience or not registered with SCW

£10.50 per hour Tier 2 – 1+ years care assistant experience working within Domiciliary Care Agency or Care Home environment with SCW Registration

£10.75 per hour Tier 3 – 2+ years care assistant experience working within Domiciliary Care Agency or Care Home environment together with either NVQ/QCF Level 2 in Health and Social Care and SCW Registration

£11.00 – £13.50 per hour Tier 4 – 4+ years assistant experience working within Domiciliary Care Agency or Care Home environment & Level 3 Health and Social Care qualification, SCW Registration and ability/willingness to join our designated Career Pathway Training and Support

You will have a personal mentor who will guide and support you every step of the way into your role as a Care Assistant. We want to help our Care Assistants to develop, grow and reach their full potential throughout their time with us, maybe even one-day reaching senior level. Full training and support will be provided. New care assistants will meet the team on day one, before undertaking a thorough induction process. This will get you fully ready to go out and start making a positive difference in peoples’ lives.

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Care Assistant

Do you want a job where you make a positive difference every day? Then consider a truly rewarding career as a care assistant based in Newport. We are looking for individuals who are passionate about supporting the independence of elderly people, helping them to remain living in their own homes as per their wishes.

Care Assistant Qualities
Our ideal candidate will be compassionate and patient, with excellent time-keeping skills, a willingness to learn new things, and their own transport.

The Working Day of a Care Assistant
No two days are the same when you work as a care assistant. You will help your clients to get ready to face the day and ensure their homes are clean, pleasant, and have well-stocked kitchens. On an average day, you may find yourself undertaking key duties such as:

Washing and dressing your clients.
Doing their shopping and simple domestic admin.
Light household duties.

This valuable role will also include:

Putting a smile on their faces and lifting their mood.
Listening, chatting, and sharing stories.

When you join our friendly team, you will be supported through an induction process that will teach you everything you need to start making a positive difference to our clients’ lives. You’ll be provided with a personal mentor to nurture your growth, both as a care assistant and within the company where are opportunities for career progression to senior roles.

Care Assistant Rewards and Incentives
We believe in attracting and retaining the cream of the crop and offer a range of exciting incentives. We also go the extra mile to reward the high-calibre service our care assistants provide.

£50 Care Assistant Sign Up Bonus.
£200 bonus if you have Care Assistant Experience.
£100 bonus when you pass your Care Probation.
£150 bonus when you refer a Care Assistant.
Weekly pay for all Care Assistants.
Opportunity of contracted hours which are paid per shift not per care visit.
UK living wage from your first day.
Payment for travelling time included.
Flexible hours.
Recognition for outstanding performance.
Company pension scheme.
Unrivalled job satisfaction.

Pay-scale
We offer a competitive pay-scale which takes into account your experience and qualifications.

£9.50 per hour – Tier 1W – Walker with under 1 year’s care assistant experience or not registered with Social Care Wales.

£10.00 per hour Tier 1D – Driver with Under 1 year’s care assistant experience or Not registered with SCW.

£10.50 per hour Tier 2 – 1+ years care assistant experience working within Domiciliary Care Agency or Care Home environment with SCW Registration.

£10.75 per hour Tier 3 – 2+ years care assistant experience working within Domiciliary Care Agency or Care Home environment together with either NVQ/QCF Level 2 in Health and Social Care and SCW Registration.

£11.00 – £13.50 per hour Tier 4 – 4+ years care assistant experience working within Domiciliary Care Agency or Care Home environment & Level 3 Health and Social Care qualification, SCW Registration and ability/willingness to join our designated Career Pathway Training and Support.

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Care Assistant

Whether you are looking to start a new career in the care industry or are an experienced care assistant who hopes to progress your career, we have a range of exciting Care Assistant/Support Worker roles available in the Torfaen area.

Induction course and full training provided. No experience is necessary.

Care Assistant Duties
This is a highly varied role where you will face new challenges every day. It is an exciting opportunity to expand your experience.

Regular duties include:

Travelling to each service user’s home.
Helping them prepare for the day.
Providing assistance with medication.
Washing and personal care.
Meal preparation.
Routine household tasks.
Shopping.
Any other general care requirements.

Care Assistant Requirements
Any person working as a care assistant or support worker will need a strong work ethic as well as a warm and friendly demeanour. You will need to have a genuine passion for the work and improving the lives of service users. A positive attitude is a must.

We do not expect you to be constantly studying manuals or attending training sessions. A personal mentor will ensure you have constant access to guidance and advice so you can learn and improve. You will be supported throughout.

Care Assistant Pay Scales
£9.50 per hour – Tier 1W – Walker with under 1 year’s care assistant experience or not registered with Social Care Wales

£10.00 per hour Tier 1D – Driver with Under 1 year’s care experience or not registered with SCW

£10.50 per hour Tier 2 – 1+ years Care Assistant Experience working within Domiciliary Care Agency or Care Home environment with SCW Registration

£10.75 per hour Tier 3 – 2+ years Care Assistant experience working within Domiciliary Care Agency or Care Home environment together with either NVQ/QCF Level 2 in Health and Social Care and SCW Registration

£11.00 – £13.50 per hour Tier 4 – 4+ years Care Assistance Experience working within Domiciliary Care Agency or Care Home environment & Level 3 Health and Social Care qualification, SCW Registration and ability/willingness to join our designated Career Pathway Training and Support

Care Assistant Benefits
We offer a range of benefits, including financial incentives, to ensure we can both attract and retain the most skilled and qualified care professionals.

£50 Care Assistant signup bonus.
£200 Care Assistance experience bonus.
£100 bonus for completing probation.
£150 referral bonus.
Outstanding performance recognition.
Weekly pay.
Fulltime and parttime work, Monday-Sunday.
Continuity of rota.
Enhanced Bank Holiday and Christmas pay.
Mileage allowance.
Company pension.
Free DBS (criminal record) check.
E-learning and training.
Career progression.

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Healthcare Assistant

Our friendly and welcoming team are looking to employ a new healthcare assistant for our Cardiff branch. If you are passionate about providing a high level of care and support to our service users and are looking for an exciting new role which provides full training and support, this could be ideal for you.

It doesn’t matter whether you are experienced in healthcare or just starting out as we will train you and provide you with a personal mentor to support you and help you to develop your skills. We offer a competitive salary as well as bonuses (£50-£200 healthcare assistant sign up bonus depending on experience, a £100 bonus at the completion of your probation period and £150 bonus if you refer a healthcare assistant for any of our other roles).

In return, we ask our healthcare assistants to have their own means of transport as you will need to travel to service users’ homes in order to carry out your daily duties. Our healthcare assistants are chosen for their warm and friendly personalities, their keen work ethic and their passion for delivering the highest quality of care and support.

The work is extremely flexible and differs on a case-by-case basis but you should expect to support service users with their washing and personal care, shopping, meal preparation and medication, as well as general care with household and domestic duties as required.

We offer a competitive incentive package which includes the option for full or part time working with work available 7 days a week, salary paid weekly, continuity of rota, free DBS (Criminal Record) checks, mileage allowance, ongoing training and career progression opportunities, enhanced rates of pay for Bank Holiday and Christmas working and a company pension.

PAY SCALES

£9.50 per hour – Tier 1W – Walker with under 1 year’s healthcare experience or not registered with Social Care Wales.

£10.00 per hour Tier 1D – Driver with Under 1 year’s healthcare experience or Not registered with SCW.

£10.50 per hour Tier 2 – 1+ years healthcare experience working within Domiciliary Care Agency or Care Home environment with SCW Registration.

£10.75 per hour Tier 3 – 2+ years healthcare experience working within Domiciliary Care Agency or Care Home environment together with either NVQ/QCF Level 2 in Health and Social Care and SCW Registration.

£11.00 – £13.50 per hour Tier 4 – 4+ years healthcare Experience working within Domiciliary Care Agency or Care Home environment & Level 3 Health and Social Care qualification, SCW Registration and ability/willingness to join our designated Career Pathway Training and Support.

If you think you have all the qualities it takes to be a healthcare assistant and wish to join our team, we look forward to receiving your application.

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Support Worker

We are actively seeking support workers in Barry, Vale of Glamorgan. If you have a real passion for helping others, a warm and friendly attitude and are dedicated and motivated, then we want to hear from you. By helping our service users with daily tasks within their own homes, you will be making a real and vital difference in their lives.

The role of support worker involves travelling to service users’ homes and assisting with tasks such as washing, dressing, household duties and shopping. Your help and support can give our clients a vital sense of independence by helping them to stay in their own homes.

Support Worker Responsibilities
Getting service users ready for the day by assisting them with washing, dressing and personal hygiene
Tasks around the home including light household duties and preparing meals
Assisting service users with their shopping
Domestic admin including aiding with medication
Understanding each service user’s individual care plan and adjusting your level of support accordingly

All support workers will be given full paid training prior to embarking on their new career with us.

Support Worker Benefits
Flexible working hours to suit your needs with daytime, evening, or weekend work available
Weekly pay
Access to our Early Pay Scheme
28 days holiday
Company pension
An attractive package of bonuses including £50 support worker sign up bonus in your first week, £100 Retention Bonus when you complete your probation period, £100 for referring a friend and £200 if you have current support worker care experience
The chance to progress through the company structure
We love to recognise and appreciate staff who go above and beyond in their work
Access to our monthly payroll lottery draw
Job satisfaction

PAY SCALES
£9.50 per hour – Tier 1W – Walker with under 1 year’s support worker care experience or not registered with Social Care Wales

£10.00 per hour Tier 1D – Driver with Under 1 year’s support worker care experience or not registered with SCW

£10.50 per hour Tier 2 – 1+ years support worker care experience working within Domiciliary Care Agency or Care Home environment with SCW Registration

£10.75 per hour Tier 3 – 2+ years support worker care experience working within Domiciliary Care Agency or Care Home environment together with either NVQ/QCF Level 2 in Health and Social Care and SCW Registration

£11.00 – £13.50 per hour Tier 4 – 4+ years support worker care experience working within Domiciliary Care Agency or Care Home environment & Level 3 Health and Social Care qualification, SCW Registration and ability/willingness to join our designated Career Pathway Training and Support

If you have a genuine passion for helping others plus a desire to work in healthcare, then the role of support worker could be perfect for you. You can enjoy the satisfaction of completing each shift knowing that you have made a real difference to somebody’s day.

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Support Worker

Are you a support worker or care assistant based in Newport? Then you might be just who we are looking for! Our ideal candidate will be passionate about their role, keen to learn and develop as a professional. A support worker should also be reasonably fit, with the stamina to comfortably undertake the physical aspects of care work.

A range of different job types are available, including part-time and full-time positions. We also offer both contract and permanent positions. If selected, we will discuss these options with you in further detail at the interview stage.

Support workers will visit clients in their own homes to undertake key duties including:
Dressing clients and preparing them for the day.
Shopping and supplies management.
Washing and personal hygiene.
Bed making and laundry.
General household duties.

Another important aspect of this role includes:
Lifting somebody’s spirits and putting a smile on their face.
A friendly chat.
Being a good listener.

This is more than just a job, this a vocation where you will truly impact and improve lives. So, it’s crucial for our support workers to bring a warm, friendly, and positive attitude to work every day. Our service users rely on you to support their independence. Also, those small, human interactions, such as providing a much-needed natter or lending a listening ear, can really make a positive difference to our service user’s day.

Our Values
Our five values ensure we offer the top-quality care that our service users deserve.

DELIVER- Never be satisfied with good enough.
RESPONSIBILITY- Commitment to workforce.
INTEGRITY- Lead by example, act with pride and uncompromising moral standards.
VOICE- Observe, listen, understand & assist.
EVOLVE- Work smarter not harder.

Our Support Worker Incentives
£50 support worker sign up bonus in first weeks’ pay.
£200 if you have current support worker experience – payable to any support worker who is currently practising in care.
£100 Retention Bonus when you successfully complete probation – payable to all candidates.
£100 Refer a Friend Bonus – payable £50 on friend receiving first weeks’ pay and £50 when they pass their probation period.

Pay-scale
We take into account your past experience and qualifications.

£9.50 per hour – Tier 1W – Walker with under 1 year’s support worker care experience or not registered with Social Care Wales
£10.00 per hour Tier 1D – Driver with Under 1 year’s support worker care experience or not registered with SCW

£10.50 per hour Tier 2 – 1+ years support worker care experience working within Domiciliary Care Agency or Care Home environment with SCW Registration

£10.75 per hour Tier 3 – 2+ years support worker care experience working within Domiciliary Care Agency or Care Home environment together with either NVQ/QCF Level 2 in Health and Social Care and SCW Registration

£11.00 – £13.50 per hour Tier 4 – 4+ years support worker care experience working within Domiciliary Care Agency or Care Home environment & Level 3 Health and Social Care qualification, SCW Registration and ability/willingness to join our designated Career Pathway Training and Support

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Support Worker

Are you looking for a new, more meaningful career? Or maybe you are already an experienced support worker who needs a change of scenery? If you are dedicated to helping people in the care profession, then we have jobs for you in Torfaen.

Being a support worker is an essential role, but it is also a challenging one. It is easy to become worn down. We will offer you an environment that will remind you why you love this kind of work. If you are completely new to the profession, then we will offer you all of the training you need.

Support Worker Responsibilities
This is a highly varied role with every day presenting new and different challenges for you to master. There will, however, be some responsibilities that recur:

Helping service users wash and dress in the morning.
Assisting with grocery shopping.
Preparing and cooking meals.
Other routine household duties and domestic tasks.
Being cheerful and encouraging a positive environment.

Support Worker Qualities
You will need to be self-motivated and dedicated to your role, with the practical skills necessary to support service users with their tasks. Other important qualities for support workers include:

Compassion
Being a good listener
Being sociable and conversational whilst offering practical support
Enjoy working with people
Sense of humour
Thoughtfulness

All new support workers will be enrolled on our induction course. This will teach you all you need to know to start working with our service users. You will also have a personal mentor who will continue to be available after the induction to answer questions and offer advice.

This applies both to those completely new to the care industry and to those seeking better employment, for whatever reason. If you live in or want to work in Torfaen then we are waiting to hear from you. We support you so you can support them.

PAY SCALES

£9.50 per hour – Tier 1W – Walker with under 1 year’s support worker care experience or not registered with Social Care Wales

£10.00 per hour Tier 1D – Driver with Under 1 year’s support worker care experience or not registered with SCW

£10.50 per hour Tier 2 – 1+ years support worker care experience working within Domiciliary Care Agency or Care Home environment with SCW Registration

£10.75 per hour Tier 3 – 2+ years support worker experience working within Domiciliary Care Agency or Care Home environment together with either NVQ/QCF Level 2 in Health and Social Care and SCW Registration

£11.00 – £13.50 per hour Tier 4 – 4+ years support worker experience working within Domiciliary Care Agency or Care Home environment & Level 3 Health and Social Care qualification, SCW Registration and ability/willingness to join our designated Career Pathway Training and Support

Support Worker Rewards and Incentives
£50 support worker signup bonus.
£200 support worker experience bonus.
£100 bonus for completing probation.
£150 referral bonus.
Earn living wage from the start.
Paid weekly.
Contracted hours available – pay per shift, not per care visit.
Flexible hours.
Company pension.
Smart and modern uniform provided.
Outstanding performances officially recognised.
Incomparable job satisfaction.

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